Archive for January, 2009

King’s Cross and Bloomsbury Pub Quiz

January 27, 2009 at 11:15 pm

I had a great time at the King’s Cross and Bloomsbury Labour Party quiz last week. You can see my photos from the quiz here. I am proud to say that I was part of the winning team. However, I have to admit that my contribution was minimal to say […]

The Duke of Wellington

The Duke of Wellington

January 26, 2009 at 12:19 am

I had dinner at the Duke of Wellington pub over the weekend and it was amazing food! My compliments to the chef. Do try it out if you are nearby. It was an interesting evening with some extremely accomplished people including Richard Smith. The host Lois Quam is a family […]

My Article

My Article

January 23, 2009 at 5:59 pm

Here’s the scanned Ham&High article which was published yesterday. If the print is too small, you can read the text in my post below.


Ham&High Article

January 22, 2009 at 2:08 am

I wrote an article about my fears and hopes for the Obama presidency which was published in my local newspaper today. I’ll scan the article in tomorrow as it hasn’t been put on their website yet. Here’s the text of the article for now – Walking to one of many […]


Obama’s Inaugural Address

January 21, 2009 at 12:14 am

I’ve just had a read of some of the blogs and articles commenting on Obama’s inaugural address and it looks like commentators are emphatically divided in their opinion. Whereas a few passionate supporters believe it was brilliant both in content and style, others are more skeptical. Some of the contributors […]